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Browse a list of parks in the Marrickville area, sorted by suburb. An interactive map of park locations in the Marrickville area is available here.


Park nameAddressFacilities
Camperdown Park Mallett, Fowler and Australia Streets Sports ground, tennis courts, basketball, toilets, playground, rotunda
O'Dea Reserve Ross Street Playground with shade, BBQ or sheltered picnic, off-leash dog exercise area (all day)
Peter Cotter Reserve Corner Salisbury Road and Denison Street Rest area

Dulwich HillBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities

Allison Playground

61 Terrace Road


Arlington Recreation Reserve

Williams Parade

Sportsground, toilets

Denison Road Playground

194 Denison Road

Community garden

Gilbert Barry Reserve

190 Wardell Road

Rest area, chess tables, neighbourhood food garden

Hoskins Park

Pigott and Davis Street

Playground, gardens

J F Laxton Reserve

Union Street

Playground, BBQ, sheltered picnic, playing field

Jack Shanahan Park

Hercules Street

Skatebowl, sheltered seating, toilets, basketball, tennis court, mountain bike track

Johnson Park

Constitution Road

Playing field, basketball, cricket nets, toilets, BBQ, sheltered picnic, playground

Mallam Reserve

Dulwich Street


Morton Park

New Canterbury Road

Playground, BBQ and picnic area, gardens, ball games area

Parade Playground

Terrace Road


Rowe Playground

Keith Street


Tennyson Street Playground

16 Tennyson Street


Tom Kenny Reserve

26–30 Bayley Street


EnmoreBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Bugler Playground 23 Gladstone Street Playground, rest area
Enmore TAFE Park James and Simmons Streets Off-leash dog exercise area (all day)
Francis Street Playground 26 Francis Street Playground, rest area, community garden

LewishamBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Morton Park Between New Canterbury Road and Gould Street Playground, picnic facilities, barbeque

MarrickvilleBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities

A B Crofts Playground

15 Dibble Avenue


Amy Street Playground

Amy Street


Braddock Playground

Meeks Road


Cooks River Foreshore

Thornley Street

Cooks River Cycle Path

Dibble Ave Waterhole

15 Dibble Avenue

Enclosed waterhole for bird habitat

Henson Park

Driveway entry off Sydenham Road; parking on Centennial Street

District sports ground, toilets, off-leash dog exercise area (any time except during official match play, when dogs must remain on a leash)

HJ Mahoney Memorial Park

570 Illawarra Road

Sports ground, toilets, BBQ and picnic area

Jarvie Park

Malakoff Street

Marrickville Youth Resource Centre, playground, basketball

Louisa Lawson Reserve

6–10 Roach Street

Playground, basketball, rest area

Mackey Park

Richardsons Crescent and Carrington Road

Concordia Club, River Canoe Club, sports ground, toilets, playground, BBQ and sheltered picnic area, Cooks River Cycle Path

Marrickville Golf Course

Wharf Road

Marrickville Golf Club

Marrickville Park

Livingstone Road and Frazer Street

District park, Marrickville Croquet Club, sports ground, cricket nets, tennis courts, toilets, playground, off-leash dog exercise area (any time)

McNeilly Park

Jersey Street

Playground, BBQ and sheltered picnic area, playing field, Marrickville Guides Hall, rest area, off-leash dog exercise area (any time)

Murdoch Playground

171 Illawarra Road


Ness Park

Hollands Avenue


O'Hara Street Playground

36 O'Hara Street


Petersham Road Reserve

Petersham Road

Rest area

Princes Street Park

Princes Street

Enmore Park Enmore Road and Black Street Annette Kellerman Aquatic Centre, playground, BBQ and picnic facilities, rest area, off-leash dog exercise area (any time)

Richardsons Lookout

Holts Crescent and Thornley Street

Lookout, historic site, playground, rest area

Silver Street Park

45 Silver Street


Steel Park

531–565 Illawarra Road

Debbie & Abbey Borgia Community Recreation Centre, sports ground, toilets, playground, BBQ and covered picnic area, Cooks River Cycle Path

Warren Park

Thornley Street

Cooks River Cycle Path

Wicks Park

202–218 Victoria Road

Tennis courts, toilets, playground, BBQ and picnic area

NewtownBack to top

For areas of Newtown eastwards or southwards of King Street, or eastwards of Church Street, see the City of Sydney's parks webpage.

Park nameAddressFacilities

Alice Street Playground

Alice Street


Camperdown Memorial Rest Park

Federation Road, Lennox and Church Streets

Historic memorial park, ball games, playground with shade, rest area. Off-leash dog exercise permitted in designated area at any time on weekdays, and 4pm–9am on weekends (5pm–9am during daylight savings).

Collyer Playground

Wells Street

Playground with shade

Darley Street Playground

Darley Street


Fleming Playground

Denison and Abermarle Streets

Playground, rest area

Garavel Playground

112 Chelmsford Street


George Smith Playground

Oxford and Bishopgate Streets


Matt Hogan Reserve

Alice Street


Norton Russell Reserve

Bedford Street

Playground, rest area

Oxford Street Reserve

Corner Oxford Street and Horbury Lane


Peace Reserve

Corner King Street and Alice Road

Rest area

Pearl Street Reserve

Pearl Street

Rest area, chess tables

Salmon Playground

104 Station Street

Playground, rest area

PetershamBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Brighton Street Reserve Brighton Street Playground, BBQ and picnic area, basketball
Marr Playground Albert Street Playground, rest area
Petersham Park West, Brighton and Station Streets Historic park, Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre, sports ground, bandstand, gardens, toilets, playground, BBQ and picnic area
Quinn Playground Elswick Street Playground
Terminus Street Reserve Terminus Street  
Trafalgar Street Reserve Trafalgar and Gordon Streets  

St PetersBack to top

For information about Sydney Park, visit the City of Sydney's Sydney Park webpage.

Park nameAddressFacilities
Camdenville Park May Street (parking on Council Street near Goodsell Street) Sportsground, toilets, playground
Francis Playground 186 Unwins Bridge Road Playground
May Street Reserve 14 May Street Rest area
Rowswell Playground 15–17 Mary Street Playground
Simpson Park Campbell and Lackey Streets Playing field, cricket nets, volleyball, basketball, toilets, playground, BBQ and picnic area
St Peters Station Plaza Princes Highway Rest area

StanmoreBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Bain Playground Lincoln Street Playground
Crammond Park Cavendish and Aubrey Streets Playground, rest area
Eve Sharpe Reserve Liberty Street  
Maundrell Park Stanmore Road and Hopetoun Street Gardens, rest area, playground
Montague Gardens 80 Cambridge Street Playground, BBQ and picnic area, gardens, handball
Newington Road Playground 50 Newington Road Playground
Ryan Park Harrington Street and Stanmore Road Playground, BBQ and sheltered picnic area
Stanmore Reserve Douglas Street Stanmore Branch Library, playground, rest area
Weekley Park Percival, Albany and Clarendon Roads Historic park, ornamental gardens, chess tables, playground, rest area, off-leash dog exercise area (4pm–9am seven days a week, or 5pm–9am during daylight savings)
Whiteley Reserve Salisbury Road  

SydenhamBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Memory Reserve Corner Unwins Bridge Road and Gleeson Avenue Rest area
Sydenham Green Unwins Bridge and Railway Road Playground, toilets, basketball, BBQ and sheltered picnic areas, off-leash dog exercise area, off-leash dog exercise area (any time)
Tillman Park Unwins Bridge Road (just south of railway overbridge) District park, playing field, toilets, playground, boardwalk, BBQ and picnic areas

TempeBack to top

Park nameAddressFacilities
Green Street Park Green Street  
Kendrick Park Princes Highway and View Street Playground, toilets, BBQ and sheltered picnic area, Cooks River Cycle Path
Station Street Reserve 6 Station Street  
Tempe Lands South Street (use Bay Street turnoff from Princes Highway) Tempe Golf Driving Range, off-leash dog exercise area (6am – 9.30pm seven days a week).
Tempe Recreational Reserve Holbeach Avenue, or via Bay Street turn-off from Princes Highway

Robyn Webster Indoor Sports Centre, Jets Sports Club, Cooks River Motor Boat Club, sports grounds (soccer and cricket), netball courts, cricket nets, toilets, playground with shade, BBQ and sheltered picnic area, Cooks River Cycleway,

Toyer Street Reserve Toyer Street Playground